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A tragic hero in literature is a protagonist that is otherwise perfect except for a tragic flaw that eventually brings him down in the endWikipedia dictionary Through out history there have been tragic heroes in fiction and history In history we can see this trough people such as people like Martin Luther King Jr or John F Kennedy In the story Jack and the Bean stock Jack gets some beans and plants them and climbs up the bean stock When he is up there he gets in trouble which is his character flaw For a character to be a tragic hero they must have a flaw In the play Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare Julius Caesars tragic flaw of hubris which is shown in ways such as Caesars blindness to realize things refusal to listen and being overconfident eventually leads to his tragic fall Julius Caesar commits several tragic flaws but one of the more noticeable flaws is his blindness to realize the betrayals that happen such as Bruits stabbing him and Decius convincing him to go to the Senate First Caesar is duped by his friend Bruits which later on kills him and as Bruits stabs Caesar Caesar cries out Et tu BrutIIIi85 This shows that Caesar was so blinded by all the surroundings he didnt notice that Second Caesars also displayed the flaw of blindness when he was tricked into believing he should not believe Calphurnias dream This dream is all amiss interpreted It was a vision fair and fortunate Your statue spouting blood in many pipes In which so many smiling Romans bathed Signifies that from you great Rome shall suck Reviving blood and that great men shall press For tinctures stains relics and cognizance This by Calphurnias dream is signifiedIIii8795 This shows that Caesar is carried on about the other things happening that he is too blind to see that he is in danger Caesar was blind by the different things
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